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WOIT, Leona

Went to be with her Lord on September 25, 2013 at the age of 88. Survived by her loving family, daughters: Sharlene (Calvin) Gray, Loreen (Warren) Slaght, son Doug (Joanne), eight grandchildren, sisters: Elaine (Henry) Dirksen, Doreen (Lavern) Traub, Joyce Wolfe and Marilyn (Hank) Willms.

She is sadly predeceased by her husband George in 2006 and by one brother John Wolfe. A special thank you to all the staff at the Village of Smith Creek for their love and care shown to our mom and us over the past 2 ½ years. There will be a graveside service at the Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 10:00 am followed by a memorial service on Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Gideon Memorial Bible Plan, c/o #593 Spruceview Place South, Kelowna, BC V1V 1S8. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077. For those wishing to send a condolence, photos or share memories, may do so by scrolling down this page to the area called “Share Your Condolences”.




Gravide Sunday September 29, 2013 at 1:00 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery
(1991 Bernard Ave. , Kelowna, BC)

Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Springfield Funeral Home

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The service for WOIT, Leona is scheduled for Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 1:00 pm. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Dave and Gloria Brubacher says:

    So sorry to learn of your Mom’s passing.
    May the Lord be very near to you as you adjust to life without her.
    Dave and Gloria Brubacher

  • Erika OReilly says:

    Doug/Jo and family…Our condolences to you and yours for your loss of Mom…she was a bright spark, she loved the Lord and it shone through. I remember her at the hospital during nurse’s week giving the little Gideon bibles away…she was always smiling and had a hug ready.
    She loved her family and she always had interest in our family to…and the fact that we shared a “Sharlene”. May the Lord give you strength during this time of loss knowing that you will one day be together!!! She will be remembered forever in your hearts…Hugs fron the OReilly’s….xooxox

  • Dale Dirksen says:

    I am sorry to hear about Auntie Leona’s passing. We will pray for the whole family in this time of grief. We also know we celebrate that Leona is now with God.
    Dale and Rebecca

  • Doreen and Larry Child says:

    Our condolences to all of your family in the loss of Leona. She had a wonderful spirit that shone through her smile and the sparkle in her eyes, and I appreciated getting to know her so much. May God comfort you during this time in knowing that she is now singing praises in heaven.
    Doreen and Larry Child

  • Ivan & Patricia Woit says:

    Sharlene, Loreen & Doug,
    We are so sorry to hear of Aunt Leona’s passing. She was a wonderful lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your fmailies during this time of sorrow.
    Ivan, Pat Woit & family

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